Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy
The conservation easement permanently protects land adjoining Pisgah National Forest, as well as scenic views from the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Also, there's a new program called Test Drive that allowe entrepreneurs to test out their products by selling them at city festivals, and more.
One woman, Gnelle Israel, has managed the lunch counter for the majority of the time it's been open.
Also, hike the Highlands of Roan this Saturday on a free walk led by the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy.
The organization plans to renovate the building and move in next year when the work is finished.
Also, a new Fairview brewery is opening soon, and much more.